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Chemistry is the stuff of life. Chemists are vital to our economy and the health of our planet. Chemists discover drugs that cure disease, invent products that help the environment, and develop techniques that solve crime. Chemistry is an exciting and diverse science, and if you are passionate about making a difference, then this is the course for you.
NTU chemistry courses are recognised by the Royal Society of Chemistry. This accreditation is our assurance that our courses are relevant to, and valued by, industry. You will regularly be working in a professional laboratory, using the most advanced techniques, so that when you graduate you will already have many of the skills employers are looking for.
The course gives you real flexibility too. You can opt to spend one year working in industry, getting valuable work experience that can help you get a job when you graduate. You can also choose to follow a specialist route, depending on your own personal passions.
- Top 20 university in the UK for Chemistry (Guardian University League Table 2019)
- Top 20 university in the UK for Chemistry (Complete University Guide 2019)
- Top 20 university in the UK for Chemistry (The Times and Sunday Times University Guide 2019)
- 100% of students would recommend studying BSc Chemistry at NTU (NSS 2018)
- BSc Chemistry scored an impressive 100% student satisfaction (NSS 2018)
Careers and employability
Our Chemistry graduates have excellent employment prospects because they possess a wide range of academic and transferable skills that are suited to a broad range of roles and industries. Here are just some of the job roles you may want to consider:
- analytical chemist
- laboratory assistant
- PhD student
- product development technologist
- research chemist.
Over the years we have developed strong links with some of the biggest names in industry and many of our students have secured work placements and careers with these companies. Examples include:
- Birds Eye
Many graduates also choose to undertake further study on one of our Masters-level courses or MPhil and PhD research degrees.
Excellent placement opportunities
After the second year, you will have the opportunity to undertake a year’s work placement in industry. This will give you the chance to gain vital experience and put your knowledge into practice.
Going on placement is an option part of the course. Recent Chemistry students that chose this route secured positions in companies including:
- Scott Bader
- British American Tobacco
- National Institute Medical Research.
Science and technology placement salaries range from £10,000 to £30,000 and many students impress their placement employers so much they are offered jobs upon graduation.
You will be assessed throughout the year and will be required to write a reflective report and diary which also gets assessed at the end of your placement. On completion of a successful placement, you will be eligible to receive a Diploma in Professional Practice.